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- OUR INCLUDED COVID COVER
Secure your 2021 / 2022 booking before the 31st May 2021, and if Covid affects your event plans, we will offer 100% deposit credit to be used against new bookings.
Set List / Repertoire
25 Miles – Edwin Starr
Ain’t No Mountain High Enough – Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell
Ain’t Too Proud To Beg - The Temptations
Another Star – Stevie Wonder
As – Stevie Wonder
At Last – Etta James
Baby, I Love You – Aretha Franklin
Band of Gold – Freda Payne
Bar-B-Q Song – Wendy Rene
Beggin’ – Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons
Big Bird – Eddie Floyd
Bull Dog – The Shirelles
California Soul - Marlena Shaw
Chain of Fools – Aretha Franklin
Clean Up Woman – Betty Wright
Come Together - Ike & Tina Turner
Crumbs Off The Table – Laura Lee
Dancing in the Street – Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
Fever – Patty Drew
Get Ready – The Temptations
Gimme Shelter – Merry Clayton
Gimme Some Lovin' – Spencer Davis Group
Hard To Handle – Otis Redding/ Patti Drew
(Like A) Heatwave – Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher & Higher – Jackie Wilson
Hold On, I’m Coming – Sam & Dave
I Can Feel Your Love – Felice Taylor
I Heard It Through The Grapevine - Gladys Knight & The Pips (version)
I Heard It Through The Grapevine – Marvin Gaye (Version)
I’ll Keep Holding On - The Marvelettes
It’s A Shame - The Spinners
I Want You Back – The Jackson Five
I Wish – Stevie Wonder
Land of 1000 Dances – Wilson Pickett
Let’s Stay Together – Al Green
Livin’ for the City – Stevie Wonder
Memphis Soul Stew – King Curtis (instrumental)
Mr. Big Stuff – Jean Knight
Needle in a Haystack – The Velvelettes
Nothing But A Heartache - The Flirtations
Nowhere to Run - Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
Papa Was A Rolling Stone – The Temptations
Please, Mr Postman – The Marvellettes
Proud Mary – Ike & Tina Turner
Reach Out, I’ll Be There – The Four Tops
Really Sayin’ Something – The Velvelettes
Rescue Me – Fontella Bass
Respect - Aretha Franklin
Respect Yourself - The Staple Singers
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town – Jackson 5 (Christmas set)
Signed, Sealed, Delivered – Stevie Wonder
(Sweet Sweet Baby) Since You've Been Gone – Aretha Franklin
Sir Duke – Stevie Wonder
Sleigh Ride – The Ronettes (Christmas set)
Son of A Preacher Man – Dusty Springfield
Soulful Dress – Sugar Pie Desanto
Soul Man – Sam & Dave
Stand By Me – Ben E King
Street Life – Randy Crawford
Sunny – James Brown
Sunshine of Your Love – Spanky Wilson
Superstition – Stevie Wonder
Sure Didn’t Take Long – Bunny & Cindy
Sweet Soul Music – Arthur Conley
Tainted Love – Gloria Jones
The Clapping Song – Shirley Ellis
The Snake – Al Wilson
The Stingray – Funk Brothers (instrumental)
The Tears Of A Clown - Smokey Robinson & The Miracles
The Way You Do The Things You Do – The Temptations
Think – Aretha Franklin
This Old Heart of Mine – The Isley Brothers
Try A Little Tenderness – Otis Redding
Twist & Shout – The Isley Brothers
Until You Come Back To Me (That’s What I’m Going To Do) - Aretha Franklin
What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted - Jimmy Ruffin
What’s Going On – Marvin Gaye/ Donny Hathaway
Working In The Coal Mine – Lee Dorsey/ Harry Connick, Jr.
You Can't Hurry Love – The Supremes
You Keep Me Hanging On – The Supremes
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Default lineup: 7 members
7 Piece: Lead female vocals, Backing vocals, Horn, Keyboard, Guitar, Bass & Drums.
*Please note larger line-ups are available (please see booking options).
* Professional service and delivery throughout from our amazing vocalists and musicians.
* Songs covering the golden age of soul and beyond. Hits that appeal to every generation and keep the dance floor full.
* State of the art 1300W PA and background lighting.
* Additional live instrumental Jazz Quartet/ Quintet set for subtle background music for earlier in the day (please see booking options).
* Additional full soul DJ service available to finish your night (please see booking options).
‘If they don’t get you swinging, you ain't got soul...’
Motor City Soul deliver fiery and funky sets of classic Motown, Atlantic and rare Northern soul, just the way it used to be.
Playing some of the greatest tunes ever written, expect them to recreate Detroit’s golden age of music masterfully, whilst they get you up and dancing, in a way that only a full brass backed soul band really can.
The band are highly regarded regulars on the London soul scene, holding down a number of residencies across the capital’s most popular nightspots. They have extensive experience catering for corporate functions (including Spotify, and Shazam – who both know their music!), weddings, parties and festivals.
Offering a flexible line up (7-10 piece) to suit your space and budget, they can also provide a searing soul DJ set, and an instrumental jazz quartet for subtle background music before the full evening show.